Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
AU$0AU$90KAU$180K
Postdoctoral Research Associate
11 salaries
AU$65,246 - AU$88,769  
  
Research Scientist
8 salaries
AU$76,265 - AU$105,142  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
6 salaries
AU$68,784 - AU$100,719  
Software Engineer
6 salaries
AU$62,889 - AU$92,774  
Research Fellow
5 salaries
AU$75,882 - AU$92,500  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
5 salaries
AU$100,000 - AU$164,193  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 1 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 226
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Key Stats

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %
Salary
AU$62,338 - AU$116,408
Salary
AU$65,794 - AU$142,056

Job Satisfaction

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based on 31 votes.
AU$58,698 - AU$149,765
AU$62,237 - AU$121,765
AU$63,023 - AU$130,006
AU$64,564 - AU$109,492
AU$65,328 - AU$107,000
AU$50,335 - AU$142,431
AU$70,736 - AU$131,234
AU$78,611 - AU$124,402
AU$66,948 - AU$161,000
AU$82,541 - AU$141,414
AU$79,992
AU$125,012
QGC
AU$187,902
National ICT Australia
AU$106,000
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